Jonesport
Washington County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 15 December 2018)


Postmarks from the town of Jonesport include:
Jonesport
Monsapec
Sealand
West Jonesport
West Jonesport Rur. Sta. Jonesport



Jonesport


1835 July 5:
   Jonesport post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

30 January 1844:
   Jonesport post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1858 March 15:
   Jonesport post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1860 June 11:
   Jonesport post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1862 October 30:
   Jonesport post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1932 September 22:
   The circular postmark is approximately 29 mm in diameter. Note that as late as September, the year was upside down.
      

1949 February 5 through 1950 July 10:
   The circular postmark is 26–27 mm in diameter.
         

today:
   Jonesport post office is still in operation.


West Jonesport


1887 February 19:
   West Jonesport post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1950 March 24:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1963 February 4:
   West Jonesport post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)